PBS NewsHour Features 2-Part Series On Efforts To Eliminate Polio From Pakistan
PBS NewsHour: Pakistan’s polio health workers make inroads toward eradication
“Polio remains prevalent across Pakistan, one of only three countries in the world where the crippling viral disease is endemic. A campaign to dispense vaccinations have helped relieve the crisis, but threats of violence and misinformation from the Taliban are still hampering eradication efforts. In cooperation with the Associated Press, special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports…” (de Sam Lazaro, 10/26).